Nima Azarbayjany wrote:
I surely know what a tea kettle is, I just do not know what Frank meant by saying turn off the tea kettle is his email. It did not make sense to me. I am really not fluent in idiomatic English.I wouldn't worry about it. Having spent the first 38 years of my life in England, I like to think that I *am* really fluent in idiomatic English.
And I didn't know what he meant either... deryk